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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 03' South
Longitude: 137° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.18 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.4"955.34 miwest0° 07' 10.0"8.22 misouth955.07 mi
24 hours13° 38' 37.7"902.42 mieast2° 22' 04.4"162.87 misouth911.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 6:06 AM736 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaiohaeSun 5:36 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 7:06 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:06 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:06 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:06 AM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sun 10:06 AM3131 km1946 miles1691 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 4:06 AM3403 km2115 miles1838 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:06 AM3659 km2274 miles1976 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:06 AM3717 km2310 miles2007 nmWest W
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